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Haircuts at Relay for Life help out cancer survivors

For Barbara Brass, those few simple snips of the scissors couldn’t come soon enough. After three years of letting her hair grow to below her shoulders, Brass, 65, a Sutter He ...

Emily Curtis for Miss Teen Sacramento

Emily Curtis, 16, was accepted to be a candidate in the 2018 Miss Teen Sacramento pageant that will be held Aug. 24 and 25. This will be Curtis’s first pageant that she will ...

Amara announces run for City Council

Sandy Giuliani Amara, a lifelong resident of Auburn and Auburn planning commissioner, has thrown her hat in the ring for a seat on the Auburn City Council. From her early educatio ...

Mark Meuser — ‘riding’ for office

Forget running for office — GOP secretary of state candidate Mark Meuser is “riding” for office. Meuser, who completed an ironman in 2015, is riding his bike thr ...

DeOllos sworn in as Penryn postmaster

Elizabeth Kennedy DeOllos raised her right hand to take the official oath of office as the new Penryn Postmaster at a noon ceremony Friday at the Penryn Post Office, 2205 Rippey Ro ...

Meet Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Joie Camalo

Name: Joie Camalo Age: 24 Residence: Placer County Family: Not married, no children Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? I grew up ...

Del Oro grad earns Eagle Scout

Earning the Eagle Scout award is a prestigious feat that only 50,000 young men achieve each year.   Max Briggs, 18, earned his Eagle Scout award last December and is celebrat ...

Meet Deputy Eli Benfield

Name: Eli Benfield Age: 30 Family: Happily married. No children. Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team? I grew up in Placer County and wanted to join an agenc ...

From a rough beginning to recovery

Laurie Knight Teel may sound a bit vague when recalling the timeline of her life. There are “blanks,” and her telling of her difficult life is more a meandering of memo ...

Meet Your Deputy: Brian Towle

Name:  Deputy Brian Towle Why did you want to join the Placer County Sheriff team?   I’ve been a part of the Placer Sheriff’s team for almost 12 years ...

Cool’s Campbell graduates U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

Ensign Bryson K. Campbell, son of Mark and Jacqui Brunton, of Cool recently graduated from the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) at Kings Point, New York. Campbell earn ...

Victoria Irons named to president’s list

Victoria (Tori) Irons of Auburn has been named to the Gonzaga University President's List for spring semester 2018.  Students must carry a full academic load and earn a 3. ...

Auburn students make honor roll at Oregon State University

Four students from Auburn now attending Oregon State University have made the Scholastic Honor Roll spring term 2018: Straight-A average: Joshua R. Matthews, junior, pre-civil engi ...